14 September 2009
A PAIR OF PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE CONVEX SQUARE APPLIQUES
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY (CIRCA 1100-771 BC)
Each thick plaque of convex form with arched top carved in low relief with ribbed bands, with a tiny biconical hole drilled in the center of two of the edges, the semi-translucent stone with some pale brown and opaque white alteration
1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm.) square (2)
A.W. Bahr Collection, Weybridge, 1963.
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